Hendersonville remains the team to beat in the Mountain Six Conference.
There’s no question in Troy Cousineau’s mind where the amount of talent and athletic ability on Macon Middle School’s girls basketball team ranks in the conference.
It happened multiple times during the second half of the season. Opposing coaches commented to boys basketball coach Brandon Williams that Macon Middle School had improved.
After Smoky Mountain hit a pair of 3-pointers to tie the game with three minutes remaining, fans in the Panther Den might’ve thought, here we go again.
The streak continues.
Smoky Mountain beat Franklin by 20 points Friday night. It’s the Mustangs’ 10th straight victory in the rivalry series.